It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit. – Robert Louis Stevenson

How to Kick start your Day with Mindfulness

When you first woke up this morning, did you take a deep breath as you opened your eyes? Noticed the water as it made contact with your body whilst showering? Chewed slowly and savouring every bite whilst eating your first meal of the day? And did you notice the...

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How to practice gratitude

Gratitude - one of the most talked about concepts and reasons behind people's happiness. Practicing gratitude and engaging in a regular gratitude practice is rather simple; it just takes a reminder to do it every day. Consider putting one on your phone to begin, and...

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Qii House lifted my spirits the day I visited

A review by Debra Walker of Seaire Yoga Anticipation builds the closer one gets to Qii House, fuelled by the excitement created by the inspiring website descriptions. A canopy of overhanging trees and an escort of native birds welcomed us as we drove into...

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Mind your Stress

Mindfulness has reached our Western shores in a bid to counteract the impact that our rapidly changing, fast paced lives are having on us. Our work, family, and social lives are constantly scheduled by a calendar of events, there is continual rushing around and...

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Why it’s important to buy local

While using materials found or fabricated near a building site is an important Green idea today; they help reduce the carbon cost of transporting heavy materials lengthy distances. In a world of quickly depleting resources, Green architects also favour renewable...

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Nature Meditation

The Japanese word zaborin means ‘a place among the trees to sit and forget’. This ethereal concept was the simple vision behind Qii house Eco Meditation and Relaxation retreat; the experience and its’ evolution. A whimsical vision that drifts-like- magic high amongst...

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The Qii House Renovation

Creative beginnings. “To banish imperfection is to destroy expression, to check exertion, to paralyze vitality.” ― John Ruskin, The Stones of Venice Heather commenced the majority of restorative work in March 2015. She project led a team of local artisans in the...

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The benefits of leaving the office behind

Corporate Management objectives must first and foremost be formulated in human terms-the terms to do with quality of life. Some of the key elements of this concept are human health and wellbeing, personal development and self -realisation. People are an organisation’s...

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Planning an Eco Wedding – 10 Tips to go Eco-friendly

1. The Ambience Set the tone of your green wedding by choosing an eco-friendly location. If an outdoor wedding is up your alley, choose a location that will showcase the beauty in the environment and in you. If you prefer an indoor location, check out the local...

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The Otways – the perfect spot for Forest Qigong

Spring Forest Qigong healing is based on the principle that everything in the universe is energy. You are an energy being. For optimum health, wellness, and happiness, you need to bring your energy into balance, maintain the balance, and keep the energy flowing smoothly.

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